True Woman '14

October 9–11, 2014

Main Sessions

Oct. 9, 2014

  1. Opening Prayer

    Leslie Bennett, Susan Hunt, Mary Kassian, Lauren Chandler, Jani Ortlund, Janet Parshall, Kimberly Wagner

    True Woman '14 began with this powerful opening sets of prayers.

  2. Amazed by His Wonder (Spoken Word Poetry)

    Blair Linne

    Are you amazed by His wonder? Jesus, Son of God and Son of man, Lamb of God and Lion of Judah. If not, this spoken word poem by Blair Linne will help!

  3. A Different Kind of Freedom

    Joni Eareckson Tada

    Joni Eareckson Tada asked the Lord to set her free from her confinement to a wheelchair. Instead, He gave her a different kind of freedom.

  4. Jesus, What a Wonderful Name! (Recitation)

    Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

    Get a fresh sense of wonder at who Jesus is. Nancy Leigh DeMoss weaves together Scripture about Jesus from the psalms, prophets, gospels, and epistles.

Oct. 10, 2014

  1. Don't Be a Wimp: Kicking the Habits That Make Women Weak

    Mary Kassian

    The apostle Paul gives a warning to the danger facing weak-willed women. Mary Kassian looks to Scripture to explore seven characteristics of weak women.

  2. Do You Know Him? (Spoken Word Poetry)

    Blair Linne

    Have you seen Him? Do you know Him? Will you give up all to serve Him? Do you love Him? These are the four questions Blair Linne asked in this masterful poem.

  3. An Encounter with Jesus

    Janet Parshall

    Who was Mary Magdalene? The popular picture of her is influenced by a lot of conjecture and legend. Janet Parshall helps us accurately get to know her.

  4. Vicki’s Gnawing Emptiness (Profile Video)

    Vicki Rose

    Vicki had always thought that being rich and famous would bring happiness and fulfillment. But after all those things had happened, she was still empty.

Oct. 11, 2014

  1. Freedom, Fullness, and Fruitfulness in Christ (Spoken Word Poetry)

    Blair Linne

    Blair Linne challenges women as they return to their ordained battlefields to go away as warriors.

  2. God's Faithfulness in Times of Trouble

    Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

    Nancy Leigh DeMoss unpacks Psalm 107, giving hope to anyone in distress, danger or despondency. She'll help you seek the Lord and be satisfied in Him.

Breakout Sessions

Oct. 9, 2014

  1. Pre-Event: Leading Women in the Local Church  Leslie Bennett, Susan Hunt, Linda Green

    If God is calling you to initiate or grow the women’s ministry in your local church, here's a special opportunity to glean wisdom from three seasoned leaders.

  2. Pre-Event: Portrait of an Effective Servant: 12 Ministry Characteristics  Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

    Characteristics of an effective leader from 1 Thessalonians 2.

Oct. 10, 2014

  1. Teen Track #1: Four Evidences of Spiritual Freedom  Dannah Gresh

  2. Teen Track #2: Taking the First Step to Freedom  Dannah Gresh

  3. Teen Track #4: Ditching Dead Fish  Erin Davis

  4. Teen Track #3: Jesus Want You to Change the World  Erin Davis

  5. Embracing the Diversity Around You  Trillia Newbell

    Be encouraged to get to know and love those who are not like you, so you can reflect the beauty of the gospel that is for all people and nations.

  6. The Steadfast Love of the Lord  Lauren Chandler

    Be reminded of the Lord's covenant-making, covenant-keeping character—especially in the midst of hard times.

  7. Intentional Parenting—Championing True Men and Women in Your Own Home  Dannah Gresh

    They may be little now, but God sees future men and women when He looks at them. He's trusting you to parent them with intention.

  8. Guilt, Grace, and Guidance—Three Keys to Help Your Child Connect with Christ  Jani Ortlund

    Jani has been thinking about how to help young moms connect their kids to Christ. Learn how best to study your child, understanding his or her individual bent.

  9. The Power of a True Woman's Fierce Beauty  Kimberly Wagner

    Kim will explain the root issues behind a woman's destructive fierceness, and provide practical help to live as a beautifully fierce woman–single or married.

  10. Jabber, Blab, and Gab with Mary  Mary Kassian

    Are you curious about how true womanhood works? Just want to pick an older woman's brain? These were live questions for Mary.

  11. Daddy's Little Girl  Blair Linne

    Is your biological father spiritually, emotionally, or physically absent? Explore how the gospel is able to heal and restore you.

  12. Capturing True Beauty in a Photoshopped World  Blair Linne

    In this workshop we will consider God’s definition of beauty and look at how to find our identity in the Lord rather than in the mass media.

  13. Marriage Panel: Truth and Hope for Hurting Marriages  Leslie Bennett, Holly Elliff, Vicki Rose, Kimberly Wagner

    Whether your marriage is suffering or you desire to minister to those in difficult marriages, you’ll receive encouragement and biblical counsel.

  14. Hope and Freedom from the Stranglehold of Despondency  Trillia Newbell

    How do you find joy in the Lord when your feelings just don't match? Jesus sympathizes with us, and like with all things provides a way of escape.

  15. Finishing Strong  Susan Hunt

    Susan Hunt explores God’s Word to help us gain a biblical perspective of the privileges, opportunities, and responsibilities of old age.

  16. Your Time in God's Treasures—Cultivating a Meaningful Devotional Life  Jani Ortlund

    Do you struggle with how to develop intimacy with Christ in your busy life? Learn to seek God’s wisdom the way you would search for hidden treasures.

  17. Telling the Truth as a True Woman to a World That Rejects Truth  Janet Parshall

    How do you learn to discern what is true, and how do you share that truth wisely and winsomely in your own sphere of influence?

  18. The Fast That God Requires  Lauren Chandler

    You can go through the motions of what you think God requires, but does your obedience flow out of a heart changed by the gospel?

  19. True Womanhood for Newbies  Mary Kassian

    Are you new to the True Woman Movement? Want to know why it exists and what it's all about? Then this session is for you! .